Archaeology, Ethics and the Public

Bibliographic Information

Course Title

Archaeology, Ethics and the Public

Institution Where Taught

University of Toronto

Year Course Taught

2019

Web Address (URL)

https://anthropology.utoronto.ca/undergraduate/course-information-1/course-descriptions/

Additional Information

Course Number

ARH 309H

Course Description

An analysis of ethics in contemporary archaeology that covers reburial and repatriation, interpretation of the arc-haeological record in the context of historically oppressed groups, ethnic minorities, and non-western societies, the ethics of collecting and managing cultural property, relationships with the media, the debates surrounding looting, and other issues.

Syllabus Available

No

Notes

  • Prerequisite: ANT 200Y

Distribution Requirement Status: This is a Social Science course
Breadth Requirement: Society and its Institutions (3)

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